Period
to 14 December 2018

The median annual salary for an Architect was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne during the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Architect
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 44 46
Rank change year-on-year +8 +2 -14
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 62 45 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 6.57% 5.49% 4.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.87% 5.66% 4.66%
Number of salaries quoted 76 42 38
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £70,000 £69,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.45% +28.37% -6.52%
10th Percentile £59,375 £48,500 £45,500
90th Percentile £110,000 £89,750 £81,500
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £70,000 £64,007 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.36% +21.92% -8.70%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne with a recognized job title 902 795 880
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.65% 96.95% 94.73%
Number of salaries quoted 752 683 728
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £42,500 £38,959 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +1.19% +2.67%
10th Percentile £24,025 £23,000 £23,425
90th Percentile £66,250 £64,063 £60,000
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,396 £39,513 £38,000
% change year-on-year +7.30% +3.98% +1.33%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings that featured Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Newcastle upon Tyne

Architect
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Architect in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Salary trend for Architect in Newcastle upon Tyne

Architect
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Architect in Newcastle upon Tyne

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 49 (79.03%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (54.84%) Mentoring
3 32 (51.61%) Git (software)
4 27 (43.55%) SQL
5 26 (41.94%) AngularJS
6 25 (40.32%) Java
7 23 (37.10%) C++
7 23 (37.10%) Presales
8 22 (35.48%) Analytical Skills
8 22 (35.48%) C#
8 22 (35.48%) JavaScript
8 22 (35.48%) MVC
9 21 (33.87%) Manufacturing
9 21 (33.87%) Migration
9 21 (33.87%) SOA
9 21 (33.87%) HTML
9 21 (33.87%) T-SQL
9 21 (33.87%) Web Services
9 21 (33.87%) XSLT
9 21 (33.87%) Team Foundation Server
9 21 (33.87%) Degree
9 21 (33.87%) Problem-Solving
10 17 (27.42%) DevOps
10 17 (27.42%) Technical Leadership
11 15 (24.19%) Network Security
11 15 (24.19%) Amazon AWS
11 15 (24.19%) Cisco
11 15 (24.19%) Wireless
12 14 (22.58%) Analytics
13 13 (20.97%) Data Analytics

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.06%) Apache Spark
1 5 (8.06%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.23%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (24.19%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (17.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (16.13%) IaaS
3 10 (16.13%) PaaS
4 6 (9.68%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (8.06%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (3.23%) Serverless
7 1 (1.61%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (1.61%) DigitalOcean
7 1 (1.61%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (24.19%) Network Security
1 15 (24.19%) Wireless
2 13 (20.97%) Firewall
2 13 (20.97%) LAN
2 13 (20.97%) WAN
3 10 (16.13%) Cisco Wireless
3 10 (16.13%) Wireless Security
4 3 (4.84%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (4.84%) Telepresence
4 3 (4.84%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.61%) DNS
5 1 (1.61%) NAS
5 1 (1.61%) SAN
5 1 (1.61%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.52%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (9.68%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (8.06%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (8.06%) Big Data
3 5 (8.06%) Hadoop
3 5 (8.06%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.23%) MySQL
5 1 (1.61%) Amazon Aurora
5 1 (1.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.61%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.61%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 32 (51.61%) Git (software)
2 21 (33.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (17.74%) Jenkins
4 8 (12.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 8 (12.90%) TeamCity
5 3 (4.84%) Maven
5 3 (4.84%) Selenium
6 2 (3.23%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.61%) Ant
7 1 (1.61%) Artifactory
7 1 (1.61%) Gatling
7 1 (1.61%) GitLab
7 1 (1.61%) NeoLoad
7 1 (1.61%) Subversion
7 1 (1.61%) Vagrant
General
1 21 (33.87%) Manufacturing
2 7 (11.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (41.94%) AngularJS
2 21 (33.87%) HTML
2 21 (33.87%) Web Services
2 21 (33.87%) XSLT
3 5 (8.06%) Kafka
3 5 (8.06%) Middleware
3 5 (8.06%) Node.js
3 5 (8.06%) React
3 5 (8.06%) TensorFlow
4 1 (1.61%) .NET
4 1 (1.61%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (1.61%) J2EE
4 1 (1.61%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 22 (35.48%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (19.35%) Data Centre
3 5 (8.06%) Cloud Native
4 3 (4.84%) Private Cloud
5 2 (3.23%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.61%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.61%) PKI
6 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.61%) Linux
1 1 (1.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (79.03%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (54.84%) Mentoring
3 23 (37.10%) Presales
4 22 (35.48%) MVC
5 21 (33.87%) Migration
5 21 (33.87%) Problem-Solving
5 21 (33.87%) SOA
6 17 (27.42%) DevOps
6 17 (27.42%) Technical Leadership
7 14 (22.58%) Analytics
8 13 (20.97%) Data Analytics
9 9 (14.52%) Coaching
10 8 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (12.90%) Configuration Management
11 7 (11.29%) Microservices
11 7 (11.29%) Software Engineering
12 6 (9.68%) IT Strategy
13 5 (8.06%) Big Data Analytics
13 5 (8.06%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (8.06%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 27 (43.55%) SQL
2 25 (40.32%) Java
3 23 (37.10%) C++
4 22 (35.48%) C#
4 22 (35.48%) JavaScript
5 21 (33.87%) T-SQL
6 3 (4.84%) C
7 1 (1.61%) Python
7 1 (1.61%) Ruby
7 1 (1.61%) Scala
Qualifications
1 21 (33.87%) Degree
2 13 (20.97%) CCNP
2 13 (20.97%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (16.13%) CCDP
4 2 (3.23%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (1.61%) CISSP
5 1 (1.61%) CRISC
5 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (4.84%) Docker
2 2 (3.23%) VMware NSX
3 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (17.74%) Ansible
2 9 (14.52%) Puppet
3 8 (12.90%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (8.06%) Hadoop YARN
5 3 (4.84%) Kubernetes
6 2 (3.23%) Consul
6 2 (3.23%) Mesos
6 2 (3.23%) Terraform
7 1 (1.61%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (1.61%) Grafana
7 1 (1.61%) Kibana
7 1 (1.61%) logstash
7 1 (1.61%) Packer
7 1 (1.61%) Rancher
7 1 (1.61%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (1.61%) Tivoli
7 1 (1.61%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 15 (24.19%) Cisco
2 3 (4.84%) VMware
3 2 (3.23%) Google
3 2 (3.23%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.61%) AppDynamics
4 1 (1.61%) Dynatrace
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle
4 1 (1.61%) Riverbed